Books

Why do I treasure these moments with my son

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. A few weeks ago, I opened one of our library books to read it to my son, when I saw a message written in it. It was to someone named Alex who explained …

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Wausau switches to digital poll books // WJFW Newswatch 12

BOOKS ON THE Badger Rachael Eyler’s story Local News Posted 07/21/2021 06:34 PM, Last updated 07/21/21 07:14 PM Wausau – Voters can expect to spend less time at the polls by using badger books that will allow people to log in or register to vote more efficiently and securely. “The …

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Eight State Literary Prize Winners Named

Eight Ohio authors – or authors who write on Ohio topics – were honored by the 2021 Ohioana Book Awards. The awards, first awarded in 1942, are among the oldest state literary prizes in the country. The awards ceremony, tentatively scheduled to be an in-person event, is scheduled for Oct. …

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Riverbend Open first night in the books

GODFREY – New name, successful start. The first night of the new Riverbend Open tennis tournament was a success, according to tournament director Jesse Macias. The tournament was formerly known as the Alton Closed Tournament. Alton, Marquette Catholic, Roxana, Jersey, Civic Memorial and Triad players and alumni, along with other …

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Notable & Citable: Booksellers and forbidden books

July 15, 2021 5:52 p.m. ET Photo: Getty Images / iStockphoto Retrieved from the American Booksellers Association website, April 4: This year’s Forbidden Book Week, the annual celebration of the right to read, will be held from September 26 to October 2, 2021. Forbidden Book Week was founded in 1982 …

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